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This UK media startup grew from 12 employees to 200 in a year and half, and just landed $80 million in funding to grow even more

THIS UK MEDIA STARTUP GREW FROM 12 EMPLOYEES TO 200 IN A YEAR AND HALF, AND JUST LANDED $80 MILLION IN FUNDING TO GROW EVEN MORE

The Culture Trip is a fast-growing media site that just raised $80 million in its Series B funding round from a Dutch venture firm. The...

UK start-up Culture Trip raises $80m for travel booking service

UK START-UP CULTURE TRIP RAISES $80M FOR TRAVEL BOOKING SERVICE

 
 
 
Trade War Looming, 3D Printing Startup Formlabs Ups China Investment

TRADE WAR LOOMING, 3D PRINTING STARTUP FORMLABS UPS CHINA INVESTMENT

Formlabs sees China as one of the keys to expanding 3D printing technology's role in manufacturing, and the Massachusetts-based startup...

Healthcare startups take on the challenge of improving medical equipment delivery, tracking

HEALTHCARE STARTUPS TAKE ON THE CHALLENGE OF IMPROVING MEDICAL EQUIPMENT DELIVERY, TRACKING

DSV, a global logistics business, notes on its website that supply chain visibility is the biggest challenge to getting supplies delivered...

 
 
 
How 13 Reasons Why's New Character, Chloe, Is Going to Shake Things Up Next Season

HOW 13 REASONS WHY'S NEW CHARACTER, CHLOE, IS GOING TO SHAKE THINGS UP NEXT SEASON

After a wildly successful first season, 13 Reasons Why has a lot to live up to in season two. Not only is the Netflix series venturing...

 
 
 
Google's new universal messaging effort for Android to be called Chat

GOOGLE'S NEW UNIVERSAL MESSAGING EFFORT FOR ANDROID TO BE CALLED CHAT

Google is stopping work on its Allo communication app for Android, and moving most of the team to a new venture called Chat, it seems....

The Kardashians Are Finally Closing Their Dash Stores For Good

THE KARDASHIANS ARE FINALLY CLOSING THEIR DASH STORES FOR GOOD

Sad news, dolls: Dash, the Kardashian sisters' longest-running business venture, is officially closing its doors. Kim Kardashian confirmed...

 
 
 
VCs hold contest for best augmented reality pitch

VCS HOLD CONTEST FOR BEST AUGMENTED REALITY PITCH

Twenty-seven venture capital funds and investors are uniting to hold the Global AR Online Pitch Event, a contest aimed at identifying...

5 Takeaways From Robo Madness 2018

5 TAKEAWAYS FROM ROBO MADNESS 2018

A who's who of robotics and artificial intelligence experts gathered at iRobot's headquarters in Bedford, MA, last week. The occasion...

 
 
 
TheWaveVR raises $6 million for social VR music and arts platform

THEWAVEVR RAISES $6 MILLION FOR SOCIAL VR MUSIC AND ARTS PLATFORM

Some virtual reality startups are having trouble getting the attention of investors, after the first wave of VR headsets failed to...

 
 
 
EarthNow promises real-time views of the whole planet from a new satellite constellation

EARTHNOW PROMISES REAL-TIME VIEWS OF THE WHOLE PLANET FROM A NEW SATELLITE CONSTELLATION

A new space imaging startup called EarthNow aims to provide not just pictures of the planet on demand, but real-time video anywhere...

Easy Expunctions Wins $100,000 San Antonio Investment Competition

EASY EXPUNCTIONS WINS $100,000 SAN ANTONIO INVESTMENT COMPETITION

San Antonio -Easy Expunctions, a Texas startup that moved its business for expunging criminal records to San Antonio from Austin in...

 
 
 
Retro-styled mobile game Venture Kid headed to Nintendo Switch

RETRO-STYLED MOBILE GAME VENTURE KID HEADED TO NINTENDO SWITCH

Publishers FDG Entertainment have announced that they're bringing their NES-style platformer Venture Kid to the Nintendo Switch as...

 
 
 
Natalie Massenet Confirms Her Venture Capital Fund Is Officially a Thing

NATALIE MASSENET CONFIRMS HER VENTURE CAPITAL FUND IS OFFICIALLY A THING

Back in Oct. 2015, former founder and executive chairman of Net-a-Porter and newly-minted free agent Natalie Massenet registered a...

 
 
 
Scality raises $60 million to accelerate development of its cloud-based storage tools

SCALITY RAISES $60 MILLION TO ACCELERATE DEVELOPMENT OF ITS CLOUD-BASED STORAGE TOOLS

San Francisco-based Scality today announced that it has raised $60 million in venture capital, bringing its total raised to $152 million....